Salute to The HistoryMakers (Chicago 2001)

Wednesday 11/14/2001

The Field Museum

Chicago, Illinois

On November 15, 2001, The HistoryMakers honored their 2001 interviewees at this award ceremony. This ceremony and dinner were held in conjuction with An Evening with Dionne Warwick at the Field Museum in Chicago, Illinois. The Salute To The HistoryMakers occured prior to the event. Julieanna Richardson, founder of The HistoryMakers served as master of ceremonies. Darryl Dennard introduced the honorees. 

 


 Honored HistoryMakers:

 

Lee Bailey WalterJ. Leonard
Leo Branton PeggyAnn Montes
Tom Burrell LauraW. Murphy
Bill Campbell Bob Petty
Reuben Cannon Henry Presswood
Frank Clark Dr.Maurice F. Rabb
Walter Clark TedDouble Duty Radcliffe
HolmesDaddy-O Daylie Julius Richardson
David Driskell Bobby Robinson
Katherine Dunham Warner Saunders
James Forman Rev.Kenneth B. Smith
Sam Greenlee Alvin Spearman
Hermene Hartman Allen Stringfellow
Richard Hunt Johnny Washington
ShirleyH. Jones  

 


Honorary Co-Chairs 

Mayor Richard & Maggie Daley

Veranda & Jacoby  Dickens

The Honorable Emil & Patricia Jones

John McCarter, Jr.

John Rogers, Jr.

 


Benefit Committee  

Leslie Anderson Eileen Mackevich
Pamela K. Anderson Lisa Madigan
Patricia Andrews-Keenan Robert L. Mallett
Kate’y Assem Susan Mango Curtis
Raymond Barbosa Jewel McCreary
Patrick G. Barclay Eric McKissack
Jerry Blakemore Sharon Morrow
Kimberly Bolden Daryl Newell
Barbara L. Bowles Cheryl Nolan
Timothy Bradford Virginia S. Peoples
Alfreda Bradley-Coar Toni Pittman
Hugh Brandon Sabrina Poole
Veda Britt-Handy Ken Price
Robin Brooks Quintin Primo III
Peter & Linda Bynoe Christopher Rabb
Judith I. Byrd Ruth Ratny
Zerrie Campbell Socrates Rivers
Demetrius Carney Gene Saffold
Linda Crane Belkis M. Santos
Dillon Dalton Robin Lynn Segal
Dr. Elnora Daniel James Shannon
Veranda Dickens Harold Shepard
Linda Forbes Jones Chester Singleteary
Denise Gardner Joan Small
Katherine M. Gehl Deirdre Joy Smith
Robin A. Hall Diane Smith
Jocelyn B. Hamlar Joleen Spencer
Gloria O. Hemphill Xcylur R. Stoakley
William Hood Laurel Stradford
Leslie C. Jackson Deborah Thomas
Constance Jackson Lisa & Charles Tribbett
Rodney E. Jackson William Von Hoene, Jr.
Thomas Jefferson Roxanne Ward
Mary Johnson Byron White
Kelly King  Dibble Rufus & Jay Williams
Mavis Laing Cleo Wilson
Mercedes Laing Velma Wilson
Katherine Lauderdale William Earl & Essie Woods
Connie Lindsey Nikki M. Zollar
John Liskey